His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, issued a document on January 4, 2020. His Highness said in a tweet on Twitter: “Brothers and Sisters, we start in 2020 with optimism and development in the governance of our economic system Social, and competitive in Dubai .. Our goal is to explore Dubai's future opportunities, consolidate the economic appeal of our city and ensure the best life for its residents and visitors. ”
His Highness stated in the document: “From Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum to the people of Dubai, their residents and their lovers ... We renew on this day, the fourth of January, our pledge with you that we are continuing to develop the emirate, establish justice and improve life for you and for future generations, the laziness of a friend will not stop us.” Or an enemy kid, or a responsible slack.
His Highness added: “Brothers and Sisters, the changes around us are accelerating, competition increases with us, and expectations rise for our generations, and we have to respond, and our responsibility to accompany and maintain development and excellence, and the continuation of growth.” His Highness confirmed: “What was suitable in the past, may not be suitable for the future And what benefited us in the previous twenty years, may not be the most beneficial to us in the next twenty, time forces us to change tools, renew institutions, and fight recession, the future forces us to renew blood, and rebuild our structures, our culture and our ideas, in a way that guarantees real transformations for Dubai during the coming period. ».
And His Highness continued, “Based on what we decided and consulted, and what we mentioned, we decided to form a council called Dubai Council, under my chairmanship, and two deputies Hamdan bin Mohammed, the second deputy and our servant Maktoum bin Mohammed, and appoint six officials in Dubai with the rank of His Excellency, who oversee six strategic paths for growth in The Emirate, and the appointment of the President of the Executive Office as Secretary-General of the Dubai Council ».
His Highness said: «The function of the Dubai Council is to lead the transformation in the emirate, oversee the governance of the economic and social system in the emirate, ensure its international competitiveness, its economic leadership, and its attractiveness as the best global cities for life, and chart the vision of the next fifty years for the emirate, a vision supervised by its future leaders Hamdan bin Muhammad and Maktoum bin Mohammed, and develop their development agenda, and make sure to provide a better life for its citizens, visitors and residents ».
And the Dubai Council supervises the launch of major projects in the emirate, and works to open new development sectors, and to oversee the future global opportunities of Dubai, and to oversee the governance of government and semi-government companies, and to monitor all indicators of its global economic development.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum said, “The Council also includes Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, His Excellency Mohammed Abdullah Al Gergawi, His Excellency Matar Muhammad Al Tayer, and His Majesty Major General Talal Hamid Belhoul, His Excellency Abdullah Muhammad Al Basti, His Excellency Saeed Muhammad Al Tayer, and His Excellency Major General Abdullah Khalifa Al Marri ».
The Executive Council of the Emirate of Dubai remains responsible for following up the implementation of strategies, managing performance in the government, achieving quality in services, and developing the work of all institutions.
The six development paths that the council members will follow are: Dubai’s economy, citizens ’services, government development, infrastructure, security and justice, health and knowledge, and each member of the council has a group of bodies and departments that oversee its development, and achieving the goals for which it was created.
Consultative councils are formed for each development path consisting of seven members (from the public and private sector), and the councils follow the Dubai Council, and provide opinion, advice and ideas, and raise notes on the progress of work in this path, in order to achieve transparency, and consolidate a sense of responsibility, and involve the people of experience and opinion in Make decision.
Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum is appointed as a general commissioner on the path of “Dubai’s economy,” followed by the Dubai Economic Department, the Department of Tourism and Free Zones in the emirate, airports, ports, and customs establishments. In addition to the current tasks, Matar Mohammed Al Tayer is appointed as a general commissioner on the path of infrastructure, planning Urbanism, quality of life in the emirate, followed by Dubai Municipality, the Mohammed Bin Rashid Housing Establishment and the Land and Property Department, Major General Talal Balhoul is appointed, in addition to the current tasks, as a general commissioner on the path of security and justice, and is followed by the Dubai Courts, Civil Defense and the Dubai Ambulance Services Corporation Abdullah Mohammed Al-Basti is appointed as the Commissioner-General on the path of government development, in addition to his current duties, and is followed by the Human Resources and Statistics Center and the Dubai Smart Government Department, and Saeed Mohammed Al-Tayer, in addition to his current duties, is appointed as the Commissioner-General on the path of health and knowledge, and is followed by the Dubai Health Authority The Knowledge and Human Development Authority, Major General Abdullah Khalifa Al-Marri is appointed as a general commissioner on the path of citizen services, in addition to his current duties, and is followed by the Community Development Authority and the Department of Islamic Affairs and Charitable Work, and the Council has the right to add new paths, and add and delete serious departments Of any of the six tracks.
The Dubai Government Council holds its meetings at least once a month, provided that its agenda includes launching one of the main projects of the emirate, and the Executive Office acts as a general secretariat for the council.
Performance agreements are signed with all general managers in Dubai, approved by the Dubai Council, in which the goals and projects are defined for each department, the agreement is reviewed every two years, and those who have not been able to achieve real change within the two years are exempted from their duties.
At the end of the document, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum said: “We affirm that the goal of the new system in Dubai is to create new transformations, overcome new challenges, renew blood, and ensure a better future for our children and for future generations, whom we seek to leave the city to. The world's best for life. ”
HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, said in a tweet on Twitter: “The January 4, 2020 document, issued by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, will be a roadmap to guide us. And with the directives of His Highness, and we will work to achieve his clear goal, that Dubai be the city of the world’s cities. ” His Highness said: “We pledge to His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the people of Dubai, their residents and their lovers, to work alongside my brother Sheikh Maktoum and all members of the Council, in leading a new and exceptional stage of development and construction in Dubai’s civilization march.”
While His Highness Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, said in a tweet on Twitter: “I thank my father, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, for his dear confidence, for appointing me as a second deputy to the Dubai Council, and I ask God to help me And my brother, His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, in drawing Dubai's vision for the next fifty years, and driving future transformations for the emirate, through the six development paths that His Highness has identified.
Deputy Head of State:
• “We start in 2020 with optimism and development in the governance of our economic, social and competitive system in Dubai.”
• "Our goal is to explore Dubai's future opportunities, consolidate the economic appeal of our city and ensure the best life for its residents and visitors."
• “We renew our covenant with you that we continue to develop the emirate, establish justice and improve life for you and future generations.”
Dubai Crown Prince:
• “The January 4, 2020 document, is a roadmap to which we will be guided, and we will work towards achieving the goal of Mohammed bin Rashid, in making Dubai the city of the world
Dubai Deputy Ruler:
• “I ask God that my brother and I help me in drawing Dubai’s vision for the next fifty years and leading the future transformations of the emirate.”
6 development paths
■ Citizen Services.
■ Security and justice.
Health and knowledge.
Dubai Council functions
■ Leading the transformation in the Emirate of Dubai.
Supervising the government of the economic and social system in the emirate.
■ Ensuring its international competitiveness, economic leadership and attractiveness as the best global city for life.
■ Drawing the vision of the next fifty years for the Emirate.